DevOps Foundation® Quiz Questions and Answers

Which of the following is not the goal of DevOps?

Answer :
  • Fewer but higher-quality software releases

Which statement about Kanban is correct?

Answer :
  • Pulls work through a process

An organization has just completed the deployment of a pilot release using DevOps practices and a preliminary deployment pipeline. Which metric would provide the most information to help them continually improve?

Answer :
  • All of the above

An organization recently held an internal DevOps Days. During one of the open space sessions, it was suggested that there be more opportunities for dev, ops, security, and other IT areas to interact and share. What sort of opportunities should the organization consider?

Answer :
  • All of the above

An organization is looking to improve real-time collaboration between teams. Which DevOps practice should they be considering?

Answer :
  • ChatOps

Which best describes a deployment pipeline?

Answer :
  • Automated process for managing software changes from check-in to release

At a recent conference, a CIO was told that her organization should invest heavily in machine learning. Back at the office, she asked one of her senior leadership team to pull together an investment case. What is not a direct benefit they are likely to receive from using artificial intelligence and therefore should be excluded from the investment case?

Answer :
  • Building a blame-free culture

In the context of agile software development, which of the following is not a responsibility of IT Operations?

Answer :
  • Managing the product backlog

Which of the following is a characteristic of a high trust organizational culture?

Answer :
  • All of the above

Why is organizational culture a critical success factor for DevOps?

Answer :
  • It represents the values and behaviors that contribute to the unique social and psychological environment of the organization